B-24 42-5115 piloted by Wallace Hickman was damaged over the target. With 2 engines on fire, pilots flew toward Nancy, France for crew to bail out. Evaded (EVD).
Killed in Action (KIA)
Killed in Action (KIA) in B24 42-51115 piloted by W. E. Hickman which was damaged over the target. McAdams was injured prior to bale out.
Bailed out, broken ankle, see page 222 in Jansen's book on 446th BG, no Prisoner of War (POW) record
Units served with
The 446th Bomb Group, who came to be known as "the Bungay Buckaroos" after the name of their Suffolk base, flew B-24 Liberators on strategic, support and interdictory missions over Europe. The Group led the Eighth Air Force and 2nd Bomb Division on the...
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